Author: H Lindholm
Why Waste 3.4 Billion Litres of Water Each Day?
Why Waste 3.4 Billion Litres of Water Each Day? We all know that it is good to use our grey matter, and to use grey water is also a good idea. Grey water is however mostly not used and goes down the drain into the water treatment system. There is an alternative – recycle your […]Continue Reading
How to Select a Water Tank
Selecting a water tank Saving water for a rainy day (well, actually for a dry sunny day), is a clever idea. This is the first step in the rainwater harvesting process. Rainwater harvesting makes sense and is an excellent way to use all those wasted litres of water running down the drain. Catching the rain […]Continue Reading
Benefits of Rainwater Harvesting
Benefits of Rainwater Harvesting We all knew that the farmer relies on rain water harvesting, literally for their survival. However, rainwater harvesting offers other significant economic, social and environmental benefits. One of the benefits is that when using rainwater harvesting systems for our water supply – for some – or most of our water requirements […]Continue Reading
The indispensable importance of rainwater harvesting in rural Australia
Australia is the driest continent on earth, yet farming is at the core of Australian life. The question of how is this possible in such a dry environment is fair. The city sider rarely thinks about the source of water, or that is finite. On the other hand, how to conserve water is top of […]Continue Reading
What can rainwater be used for?
The Millennium Drought During the first decade of the 2000s, eastern Australia experienced the worst drought on record. The scale of the drought was of such proportions that it is referred to as “The Millennium Drought” . The need to act, and to save any precious drops of water, became urgent. In a collective effort, […]Continue Reading